National Estate Churches Network

Category: Events

  • Church Plant Interview Series starting Thursday 17th Sept

    The Church of England Strategic Development Funding supports projects which make a significant difference to the mission of its diocese. They are hosting a series of Zoom interviews with some of the practitioners from Strategic Development Funding projects on Thursday lunchtimes throughout September and October. The first of these is on Thursday 17th September at 12.30pm […]

  • Virtual Art Exhibition for St Michael’s Sheerwater

    Dear friends Most of you will probably know that the current Bishop’s Mission Order at St Michael’s, Sheerwater ends after 5 years, on 31 May 2021 and that a new BMO can only be put in place, with Gillaine as the Leader, if substantial finances are found. We are in negotiations with Woking Borough Council […]

  • London Conference 2020 – Save the Date

    The NECN London Regional Conference will take place on 8th October 2020. Look out for #NECNLondon2020 on social media.  Local Leadership, COVID-19 and our Estates This will be taking place online this year with a mix of speakers, panel and group discussions looking at the theme of: Raising up local leaders on estates How our […]

  • Inspiring Everyday Faith Webinar

    Inspiring Everyday Faith: Accelerating Change  Thursday 25 June 2020, 12.00 – 1.45pm    How do leaders help steer churches through adaptive change?      How do whole church communities become invested in a corporate sense of mission?   How do church cultures better enable and engage Christians in our Kingdom callings?   Such questions are at the forefront of […]

  • Chelmsford Diocese Estate Churches Network Email Conference 2020

    The Chelmsford Diocese NECN Group had planned a physical conference for 25th March 2020. However, when COVID-19 struck this wasn’t possible. Instead they decided to have an email conference. Written presentations were circulated by email around 40 lay workers and clergy in estate parishes in the Chelmsford Diocese. The overall theme was “Growing the Estate […]

  • London Estates Churches and Estates Mission – Zoom Gathering Tuesday 12 May 10.30am to 12 noon

    At this time of needing to change and adapt quickly it seems somewhat of a blessing to be leading a “rubber dingy” of an estates church, that’s super flexible, even if it does leave you feeling rather vulnerable. I’m very keen to hear from others in similar situations what’s working, what’s not and your concerns moving […]

  • Proximity Conference is moving on line!

      Dear Friends, Proximity Conference is always a highlight of our year here at Eden, and whilst we can’t meet in person this year I’m excited to let you know that the conference is still going to happen, we’re just moving it online! On Friday 15 May join us for a day of being equipped […]

  • Conference News – now online on July 1st

    Dear Friends, lots of love and prayers to you at this time. As you will know, NECN had planned Conferences in early June.  In the light of the lockdown we have made the decision to cancel these. Instead, we will be having a free Online Conference on Wednesday July 1st.  Please save the date. We […]

  • Pope Francis’ Call to Prayer 25th March 2020

      Pope Francis has issued an invitation to Christian leaders and the faithful around the world to join him in praying the Lord’s Prayer on Wednesday 25 March (The Feast of the Annunciation) at 11.00 am GMT (12 noon in Rome). A letter to Archbishop Justin from Cardinal Kurt Koch of the Pontifical Council for […]

  • An invitation

    Are you a church leader, community worker or mission practitioner wondering what social distancing means for your work? Are you wondering how others are coping? If so, here’s an opportunity to connect and reflect together. On Thursday 26th March at 8pm, we invite you to join us for a ‘Virtual Cuppa’; an online conversation to […]